(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Friday, 22 October 2021) At 3:00 AM today, the Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on all available data at 525 km East of Guiuan, Eastern Samar (11.5°N, 130.5°E) embedded along the Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) affecting Palawan, Visayas, and Mindanao. Caraga Region will have Cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms due to ITCZ / Localized Thunderstorms. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms. Light to Moderate winds coming Northeast to Northwest will prevail with Slight to Moderate seas / (0.6 to 2.5 meters).



Wednesday, October 6, 2021

KBP members, Bislig media group join 'Oplan Broacastreeing'

By: CIO-Bislig

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur -- The members of the Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP), and United Media Circle of Bislig City (UMCBC) led the annual tree-planting activity, in partnership with the local government unit (LGU) of Bislig through the City Information Office (CIO), and Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Community Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO) held on October 2, 2021, in Bislig City.

Dubbed as, "KBP Oplan Broadcastreeing," some 100 seedlings of Bita and Bagras tree species were planted in Sian and Tinuy-an Falls areas.

The said activity aimed to curb climate change and biodiversity loss through the direct participation of the community in this activity.

Mayor Florencio C. Garay has expressed his support in this endeavor by allocating funds for this yearly program. Souvenir t-shirts and meals were provided by the LGU.

Also joined in the activity included City Information Officer Napoleon Velez, Tourism Consultant Reynaldo Dominguez, local media partners, representatives from Kilusang Pagbabago (KP) Associations, Bantay Gubat, and other volunteer groups. (CIO-Bislig/PIA-Surigao del Sur)